Lakewood Elementary School

3501 Kenwood Dr
Huntsville, AL 35810
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
4.00 5 1 (1 review)
Lakewood Elementary School serves 479 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Lakewood Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 13% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

School Overview

Lakewood Elementary School's student population of 479 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students479 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Lakewood Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Lakewood Elementary School is 0.37, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1232 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
14%
8%
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Black
78%
33%
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White
4%
55%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.370.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHuntsville City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Lakewood Elementary School is Mental Health Center (0.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Huntsville Mental Health Center Special Education School
    Grades: K-12
    0.6 miles
    4040 Memorial Pkwy S W
    Huntsville, AL 35802
    (256) 533-1970
    0.6 K-12 n/a
  • Huntsville Academy For Science Foreign Language Magnet School
    Math: 65% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-8 | 531 students
    1.1 miles
    3221 Mastin Lake Rd
    Huntsville, AL 35810
    (256) 428-7000
    1.1 PK-8 531
  • Huntsville Martin Luther King Junior Elementary School Math: 18% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 481 students
    1.1 miles
    3112 Meridian St N
    Huntsville, AL 35811
    (256) 428-7100
    1.1 PK-5 481
  • Huntsville Ronald Mcnair 78 Math: 7% | Reading: 13%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 410 students
    1.1 miles
    5000 Pulaski Pike
    Huntsville, AL 35810
    (256) 428-7660
    1.1 7-8 410
  • Huntsville Montview Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 241 students
    1.5 miles
    2600 Garvin Rd Nw
    Huntsville, AL 35810
    (256) 428-7320
    1.5 PK-6 241

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